Saturday, January 14, 2012

Amazing Events in Pictures from all over the world

Check These Amazing Events in Pictures

Indian schoolchildren form the shape of the new symbol for the Rupee at a school in Chennai. India unveiled a symbol for its rupee currency that it hopes will become as globally recognized as signs for the dollar, the yen, the pound and the euro. Ministers made their final decision at a cabinet meeting after examining a shortlist of five designs. The winning design was inspired by the letter "R" in the Roman alphabet and "Ra" from the ancient Devanagari script used in Hindi

Amazing Events in Pictures from all over the world

Eskil Ronningsbakken, 30, performs a handstand at the observation platform over Trollstigen in Norway

Amazing Events in Pictures from all over the world

He also balances on a stack of chairs perched on a rock which is lodged over a 1,000m gap in Kjeragbolten, Rogaland, Norway

Amazing Events in Pictures from all over the world

A female bear swam and crossed more than a kilometre of ice to get to the vessel, which was stopped and shut down in fast ice on the island of Spitsbergen in the Svalbard Archipelago, Norway. The bear showed intense curiosity as she went from stem to stern of the ship, returning to the bow to stand up against the hull itself. She

amazed onlookers from the bow as they gazed over the ship's railing in disbelief as the bear looked right into their clicking cameras.

Amazing Events in Pictures from all over the world

Gao Hanjie puts the finishing touches to his homemade helicopter in Shenyang, northeast China. Gao spent two months making the 350kg, three-metre-long aircraft and will soon be looking for a suitable open space for the first test flight

Amazing Events in Pictures from all over the world

Lightning strikes while a rainbow is formed in the skies over Palmdale, California

Amazing Events in Pictures from all over the world

An aerial view of a storm-damaged electricity pylon near the village of Vethuizen, in the east of The Netherlands

Amazing Events in Pictures from all over the world

The external fuel tank for the last scheduled space shuttle flight is transported to the Vehicle Assembly Building at the Kennedy Space Centre in Cape Canaveral, Florida

Amazing Events in Pictures from all over the world

A resident pushes his motorcycle through a flooded street in Xianning, Hubei province, China

Amazing Events in Pictures from all over the world

A boy dives into a fountain at Moscow's Manezhnaya Square

Amazing Events in Pictures from all over the world

Prince Harry smiles as he stands in a RAF Fuchs vehicle during a visit to RAF Honington in Suffolk

Amazing Events in Pictures from all over the world

Parishioners carry twelve flambeaus to bless the way for twelve local gods to travel to the holy Nachi Waterfall during the annual Nachi Fire Festival at the Kumano Nachi Taisha shinto shrine in Nachi-Katsuura, Wakayama Prefecture, Japan

Amazing Events in Pictures from all over the world

A clown performs during a dress rehearsal for "Slava's Snowshow" in Sao Paulo, Brazil

Amazing Events in Pictures from all over the world

Arnold Schwarzengger holds 'Little Al', a 20-year-old aligator, as he tours the California Exposition and State Fair in Sacramento

Amazing Events in Pictures from all over the world

A Chinese farmer has received two watermelons for the price of one after harvesting a double fruit from his field in Wuhan, central China's Hubei province. 25-year-old Xiong Wei said: "It's the first time for me to see such a weird shaped watermelon."

Amazing Events in Pictures from all over the world

Workers pack sweets inside a large box at the annual international Damascus Exhibition in Syria. The 112-metre-long sweet box, weighing four tons, has been registered as the largest filo dessert in the Guinness World Records

Amazing Events in Pictures from all over the world

Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro (C) poses for a photograph with employees of Havana's National Aquarium

Amazing Events in Pictures from all over the world

The Tall Ships Youth Trust's tall ship Stavros S Niarchos sails through Tower Bridge crewed by 43 young students from around the UK

Amazing Events in Pictures from all over the world

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